Flute Calculations Tool

for a Three-hole Fulani flute

The below tools are for calculating the placement of the toneholes for a three-hole Fulani flute. The original article with complete information can be found here.


Temperature and Humidity

Use custom temperature and humidity to calculate the speed of sound that matches your playing environment. (Think inside the flute — ultimately it will be a few degrees warmer than the room temperature.)

°F
% humidity

Speed of sound: cm/s

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The original article with complete information can be found here.


This tool was created by Dave Kobrenski and is for educational and reference purposes. If you find it useful, let me know.